Wednesday, 8 June 2011


Good evening. Thanks so much for all your lovely messages. Still not feeling great  :( to take my mind off things I made this card :) a bit of crafting always cheers me up! I wanted to use the sketch over at Sketch Saturday and my lovely new First Edition Bird Song pad, so I dug out this Tilda as I think its the perfect image for these paper's.

Image - Magnolia - Tilda with birdcage coloured with Promarkers
Sentiment - Papermania
Paper - First Edition - Bird song
Embellishments - Raffia, Flowers from hobbycraft, MS butterfly punch, EK Success corner punch, Papermania adhesive stones, Magnolia Doohickey die - Tilda lace and Handstitching.

I'm entering my card into the following challenges...

Sketch Saturday - Week#158 - Sketch

The ABC Challenge - W is for Wish

One Stop Craft Challenge - Week#134 - Texture ( Paper's are glittered and embossed,Raffia)

Cupcake Craft Challenges - Wk#145 - Things with Tails

Craft Room Challenge - Anything Goes

Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes

Card Cupids - More than 3 layers

Well Spring Watch is on a bit and then OMG! I am SUPER EXCITED cuz tonight is the first episode of Supernatural Season 6... I love Sam and Dean lol
Well enjoy your evenings I sure am gonna! ;)
Thanks for stopping by xx

Oh Yes nearly forgot... I was also one of the top 5 over at ABC Challenge! So chuffed!!! Thanks for picking me :)


Exclusively by Mel said...

Hi Amanda,
Sorry your not feeling better :((
Your card is lovely!!
The colours are so pretty and so are the papers.
Love your corner!
Love, Mel. xx

Pops x said...

Hi sweetie a gorgeous creation, a cute image and gorgeous details, hugs pops x

Marianne said...

This is a stunning card. Love you color green, and the combination of the paper with the image.
Keep on crafting girl, maybe you feel better for a long time. Keep my fingers crossed for you. And congratulations on your top 3 award.
Hugs Marianne

Teresa said...

Hi Amanda, Love your card, great layers and textures also a cute tilda, really love it.
Teresa xx

Anonymous said...

Oh hunny, she's so very precious!! LOVE your soft colors and your layout is so darling!! Love it!!

Hope you feel better soon my friend!! HUGS

heidy said...

Hi Amanda,what a beauty!!
Hugs Heidy

Dolly Daydreams said...

Hi Amanda such a lovely card with gorgeous image and just love your stitching.


Cindy Haffner said...

SWEET Amanda I LOVE all your PRETTY layers!!~

Sandra said...

Hi There, your card is beautifully done love the colours they are so pretty, cute image and great details..........:) Sandra H

Wishcraft said...

So pretty! Love the papers, your fabulous stitching and sweet image :o) Hope you're feeling better soon hun!

Morgan's fine thanks, embarrassingly fine lol! He's been complaining of pain in his leg for days, flinching if anyone touches his knee, limping along... then at the docs he had a miraculous recovery and suddenly nothing seemed to hurt anymore, bloomin' kids! Lisa x

Rosietoes said...

Really pretty card with some of my favourite papers too. :)
Hope you feel better soon.

Edna x

Jules said...

Hi Amanda

Sorry you haven't been feeling well. I hope you are soon 100% again.

I love your card .. .. such a lovely colour combo and layout.

Love Jules xx

Zoechaos said...

Goodness you have put a lot of work and detail into this cute card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Craft-Room Challenge for our very first Challenge we hope we will see you again. XOXO Zoe

Cazza said...

A lovely card Amanda, beautiful DP's and a beautiful Tilda to go with them!
Hope you had a fun evening?
Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Sketch Saturday :o)

Julie said...

This is very pretty Amanda, very nicely done.

Maria said...

Beautiful Card! and I love the colours. Good luck in the Craft-Room Challenge and thanks for joining us. Maria x

Tammy L said...

What a lovely card. I love all the layers and embellishments on this. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Craft Your Passion this week.
Tammy GDT

Lisa said...

Hi Amanda, Gorgeous card! Love these papers and such a sweet Tilda image.

Hope you feel better soon.

Lisa x

craft-roomjulia said...

A truly stunning card which must have taken ages to make, but well worth it. Good luck and thanks for joining Craft-Room Challenge, good luck and hope to see you again soon.
Julia xx

Vicky said...

Hi sweetie hope you are feeling better soon shug. I love this card Tilda looks fabulous love the colour as well on this beauty. Take care hun.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

coops said...

stunning card amanda.your colours and details are beautiful and i love the sweet tilda.
well done on your top 5 win hun and i hope you feel better soon :D

xx coops xx

Donna said...

Super sweet card Amanda and just perfect for our 'things with tails' challenge this week...thanks for joining in the fun with us at Cupcake :) Donna x

hazel said...

What a lovely card, fabulous colour and such a cute image. Thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
xxx Hazel.

Nikki Byrne said...

Oh how lovely. super image and layout. Thank you for joining our first challenge at CRC and hope you feel better soon. Nikki DT

Poppit said...

Oh so sweet! Love the details. Thanks for joining us for this week's Cupcake Challenge. x

Debi said...

Lovely sweet card Amanda with lovely colouring of Tilda xThanks for joining us at CRC Debi x

Mandy said...

Beautiful card Amanda,love the scrummy papers and Tilda is adorable...Hope your feeling better now...
Mandy x

melsanford said...

Beautiful card. Those papers are goooorgeous! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

xGemmax said...

Hiya Amanda

Sorry to hear your not well sweetie, hope you feel better very soon!!

Stunning card..beautiful colour combo & gorgeous image which is beautifully coloured :D
Take care sweetie!
Hugs and xxx

Delphine said...

Gorgeous card, Amanda! I love the Tilda you have used and your colours are fantastic! Gorgeous papers and embellishments too! Congratulations on your Top 5 and I hope you feel better soon:-)! Hugs Delphine xx

Lee said...

Another Stunning card.Sending you healing hugs.xx

SemSee said...

Such a lovely card! Sorry to hear you're not feeling well. Thank you so much for joining challenge #158 at Sketch Saturday. Hugs, Sem x

Jennifer said...

This is beautiful Amanda! Love the colours xx Jenny xx

Mary J said...

Gorgeous Amanda! Love the little corners!

Hope you are feeling 100% better soon honey!

Minna said...

Hi, really beautiful card, I like the colors:) Thanks for joinin us at ABC Challenge.